At approximately 8:38 pm on Tuesday, December 20, 2016 officers of the Taos Police Department, New Mexico State Police and Taos County Sheriff`s Department responded to an Armed Robbery at the Dollar General store located at 1531 Paseo del Pueblo Sur.
Upon arrival, officers learned that 3 armed male suspects quickly entered the store brandishing handguns. All 3 were large males wearing dark pants, dark hoodies, gloves and masks.
Suspect #1 appeared to be wearing a (possibly green camouflage) bandana type mask, he had on a white shirt under his hoodie and wore white tennis shoes. He was armed with what appeared to be a white or silver semi-automatic handgun and wore greenish gloves.
Suspect #2, the largest of the 3, appeared to be wearing dark blue pants, black shoes, a Halloween type mask and possibly blue exam gloves. He brandished a black semi-automatic handgun.
Suspect #3 also wore a dark hoodie with what appears to be some type of black cloth over his face. His pants were too long and were frayed on the bottoms, partially covering his dark color tennis shoes. He was armed with a stainless steel revolver and wore black gloves.
All 3 suspects were right handed and they were in and out of the store in less than 1 minute. Only a small amount of cash was taken and no one was injured.
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